January 29, 2021

Domestic Terrorist: QAnon Congresswoman Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene advocated for political violence before the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol earlier this month. A video recorded October 27th of this year, posted by the Pennsylvania Firearms Association and reported on by Mother Jones, shows Greene talking with pro-gun activist Chris Dorr. In the video, Greene says: If this generation doesn’t stand up and defend freedom, it’s gone. And once it’s gone, freedom doesn’t come back by itself. The only way you… Read more

January 28, 2021

Good News: In a symbolic victory for secular values, new Secretary Of State Antony Blinken takes the oath of office on a copy of the U.S. Constitution, instead of the Bible. The New York Times reports: Vice President Kamala Harris delivered the oath of office to Antony J. Blinken on Wednesday, his first full day leading the State Department.  Photos from the event show Blinken taking the oath of office on a copy of the U.S. Constitution. The following is… Read more

January 28, 2021

Texit: Texas lawmaker introduces legislation calling for the state’s secession from the United States and the establishment of an independent Republic of Texas. ABC News reports: On Tuesday, Texas Rep. Kyle Biedermann (R-Fredericksburg) filed House Bill 1359, otherwise known as the Texas Independence Referendum Act. If passed, it would allow Texans to vote on whether the Texas Legislature should create a joint interim committee to develop a plan for achieving Texas independence. If the legislation is approved by the Texas… Read more

January 26, 2021

Good News: In a unanimous vote lawmakers in Canada’s parliament pass a motion to declare the Proud Boys a terrorist organization. France 24 reports: Canada’s parliament on Monday unanimously passed a motion calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government to designate the right-wing Proud Boys as a banned terrorist group. The Hill reports: The Canadian House of Commons has passed legislation that calls for classifying the far-right Proud Boys group as a terrorist organization. The measure passed the legislature’s lower… Read more

January 26, 2021

  Deplorable: Before being elected QAnon Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene voiced support for the execution of prominent Democrats, including Nancy Pelosi and Barack Obama.  CNN reports: Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene repeatedly indicated support for executing prominent Democratic politicians in 2018 and 2019 before being elected to Congress, a CNN KFile review of hundreds of posts and comments from Greene’s Facebook page shows. … In one post, from January 2019, Greene liked a comment that said “a bullet to the… Read more

January 26, 2021

Big, If True: Conservative Christian activist Scott Lively argues that Trump lost because he was too friendly with gays and God hates gays. Right Wing Watch reports: During Sunday’s “Swamp Rangers” radio program, radical anti-LGBTQ activist Scott Lively declared that God stripped Donald Trump of the presidency because of Trump’s promotion of the LGBTQ agenda by giving a gay man, Richard Grenell, prominent positions within his administration. On the program Lively explained: He defied God on a fundamental tenet of… Read more

January 22, 2021

Bad Guys: A new study shows that nearly 1 in 5 terrorists charged in the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection are military veterans. NPR reports: NPR compiled a list of individuals facing federal or District of Columbia charges in connection with the events of Jan. 6. Of more than 140 charged so far, a review of military records, social media accounts, court documents and news reports indicate at least 27 of those charged, or nearly 20%, have served or are currently… Read more

January 22, 2021

Conservative Christians panic after President Joe Biden signs a sweeping executive order protecting and promoting rights for LGBTQ people, claiming the new executive order “effectively targets people of faith.” Concerning the new executive order, The Washington Post reports: On his first day in office, President Biden issued a sweeping executive order making it clear that gay and transgender people are protected against discrimination in schools, health care, the workplace and other realms of American life. Biden’s Executive Order on Preventing… Read more

January 21, 2021

Guilty: Fox News host Tucker Carlson is not happy about President Joe Biden’s war on white supremacists, and warns his viewers that they could be targets in this new war. Speaking on Fox News Carlson said: Now that we’re waging war on white supremacists, can somebody tell us in very clear language what a white supremacist is?  That’s not some picayune semantic question — Joe Biden isn’t a high school debate coach. Joe Biden is the new president of the… Read more

January 21, 2021

Good News: President Joe Biden recognizes atheists and other non-religious individuals in a new executive order repealing former President Trump’s discriminatory travel ban targeting Muslims. USA Today reports: Among the flurry of executive orders signed by President Joe Biden on Wednesday was one ending the ban on travelers from several majority-Muslim countries, which was first issued by Donald Trump in January 2017. In addition to reversing Trump’s Muslim travel ban, the new executive order acknowledges atheists and other non-religious individuals: … Read more




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